Muzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a MoldoveiMuzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a Moldovei, Chisinau
(3.5/5 based on 90+ reviews on the web)
Muzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a MoldoveiMuzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a Moldovei, housed in a former boys' gymnasium that was nearly destroyed in a 1977 earthquake, explores world history and the national heritage of the country. The museum holds both permanent and temporary exhibits. Explore fascinating collections ranging from ancient archeological items to more modern pieces, such as weapons and armor and collections of photographs. Of particular note is the 45 x 11 m (148 x 36 ft) canvas and diorama depicting the Iasi-Chisinau Operation, a battle fought in World War II between the German and Romanian forces and Russian forces. The museum offers guided tours in English for a small fee, and there is access to free WiFi in the building's courtyard. Arrange your visit to Muzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a MoldoveiMuzeul National de Arheologie si Istorie a Moldovei and discover more family-friendly attractions in Chisinau using our Chisinau itinerary builder.
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  • This is an interesting museum but spoilt by the attitude of the staff. They all seemed to think we were going to somehow damage their precious exhibits and scrutinised us to the point of making us unc...  more »
  • This is a very good museum, that's a good size without being so large it's overwhelming. You can breeze around in less than an hour, or spend all day enjoying the different exhibits and exhibitions. I...  more »
  • The last time was a schoolboy and suddenly decided to stop by. Thought half an hour popbrožu and leave, but instead stuck on all three. A very rich collection of weapons and uniforms. Very impressed with Hall reconstruction
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